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Authorities Fail To Find Alleged Weapon In Jordan Lake

Posted September 25, 2003 3:55 a.m. EDT

— Police want to find the gun used to kill a Wake County teacher.

Police believed it could be at the bottom of Jordan Lake, but after searching the lake, divers did not find anything.

Myron Britt is charged with murdering his wife, Nancy.

Investigators said he acknowledged having a .25-caliber handgun, but he said he tossed it into the lake before his wife's death.